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VIDEO: Colliers’ Rob Martensen competes in Lucas Oil race

Rob Martensen, Photo by Mike Mertes for AZ Big Media

AZRE magazine interviewed Colliers International in Greater Phoenix Senior Vice President Rob Martensen, who recently competed in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler. Art Director Mike Mertes was there to film him in action on April 28. (Martensen is the blue vehicle before the end of… Read More →

CEO Series: Jeri Jones


Az Business: How is being CEO of UnitedHealthcare different from being CEO of another company? Jeri Jones, CEO, UnitedHealthcare: In the healthcare industry today, where we have been portrayed somewhat as the evil-doers of healthcare and increased costs, we spend a lot of time trying to educate those in the marketplace about what drives healthcare.… Read More →

3 Tips For Interviewing Like a Boss

Interview Questions Never To Ask

People who interview well seem to do so effortlessly. While the rest of us waste time studying single-use, canned answers we’ll probably never use in the actual interview, these lucky few come in and rattle off brilliant responses without any preparation at all. Prospective employers can present these breezy interviewees with surprise panel interviews, hairy… Read More →

CEO Series: Jeremy Freer


Here is a Q&A with Jeremy Freer, CEO, Angel MedFlight, a Scottsdale-based air ambulance company that provides comprehensive worldwide air ambulance services. What inspired you to start Angel MedFlight? I grew up on a farm in Ohio and when I moved to Arizona for school, I worked as a flight paramedic that was doing something… Read More →

CEO Series: Eric Marcus

Eric Marcus, CEO of Marcus Networking.
by in Business News | Featured | Tech

Eric Marcus CEO, Marcus Networking Az Business: What does Marcus Networking do? Eric Marcus: We are a technology and telecommunications company. We manage people’s infrastructure. The easiest way to describe it is you can give us an empty building and we can cable it, bring in the dial tone, install the phone system, procure… Read More →

Paul Winandy, WebPT


Paul Winandy, CEO at WebPT, shares what it is like to be the CEO of WebPT, which provides physical therapists with a Web-based electronic medical records system. How did you end up as CEO of WebPT? There is a group in town called the Arizona Technology Investor Forum, which focuses on early-stage technology investing. I… Read More →

ASBA Launches amAZing Small Business Video Contest

by in Events | Small Biz

The Arizona Small Business Association (ASBA) has announced the launch of the “amAZing Small business Video Contest” to celebrate National Small Business Month in May. The goal is to honor the small businesses in Arizona that provide jobs and help drive the local economy. Contestants should submit a short video that tells the story of… Read More →

Top 10 Super Bowl Commercials Of 2012

Top 10 Super Bowl Commercials Of 2012
by in Events | Lists | Sports

Every year the biggest brands in America spend millions of dollars for a small window of advertisement during the biggest sporting event of the year. From the comedy of Jerry Seinfeld to the growling voice of Clint Eastwood, 2012’s Super Bowl commercials were pretty spot on. The Coca-Cola polar bears even had me leave at… Read More →

2012 Super Bowl Video ~ Madonna & Kelly Clarkson

Super Bowl XLVI ~ Madonna & Kelly Clarkson Video

Super Bowl XLVI New York Giants vs. New England Patriots Why Super Bowl Video? Before the Super Bowl the buzz is about the teams, but after the game it’s about everything else.. Kelly Clarkson ~ National Anthem The first “American Idol” winner backed by a children’s choir, belted a pleasant and lyrically-correct version of the… Read More →

2012 Arizona Color Run At Tempe Beach Park [Photos/Video]

2012 Arizona Color Run
by in Events | Snapshot

Hundreds, it seemed, gathered at Tempe Beach Park in Tempe this Saturday, Jan. 28 for the most unique — and colorful — 5k in the Valley: the Color Run. The Color Run made its first stop of the 20-city tour in Arizona; the race reached capacity with attendees of all ages and skill level, who… Read More →

The Importance of Website Videos With AZ Virtual Studios

AZ Virtual Studios
by in Marketing | Tech

We’ve been thinking about videos a lot lately here at the AZNow.Biz office. We know adding them to your website is great for SEO, but we had many questions, including: What videos work on websites? Which should we stay away from? How many do we need to put on the website? And how often should… Read More →

Don Cardon: The Driving Force Behind The Arizona Commerce Authority

Don Cardon, Arizona Commerce Authority

A political appointee with a successful track record in the private sector, Don Cardon has become the face of the new and innovating Arizona Commerce Authority. While Gov. Jan Brewer is chair of the public/private economic development agency and sports mogul Jerry Colangelo serves as co-chair, it is Cardon, as president and CEO, who has… Read More →

Zombies Vs. Vampires: Which Side Are You On?

Zombies Vs. Vampires: Which Side Are You On?
by in Events | Executive Lifestyle

I like zombies. Something about the walking dead has appealed to me since I was a kid. They are the working class of the monster realm. I have found that a gender gap exists when it comes to zombies. Guys tend to like them, and girls prefer vampires. Zombies and vampires are both undead and… Read More →

Arizona Lands 2015 Super Bowl

University of Phoenix, Glendale, 2015 Super Bowl
by in Business News | Sports

The third time is the charm as the NFL today awarded the 2015 Super Bowl to University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. NFL owners meeting in Houston picked the Valley of the Sun over Tampa, Fla., for the 2015 game, Arizona previously hosted the Super Bowl in 1996 (at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe) and… Read More →